• Opinion: We need one response - not 50 - to fight Covid-19

    5 days ago - By STAT

    In ordinary times, states handle the public health crises that affect their residents. That usually works well, because challenges in California can vastly differ from those in Connecticut. But these are not ordinary times.
    Covid-19 does not respect state lines. So without explicit federal coordination of the response to and the recovery from this pandemic, the American people are left largely unaware of health and safety guidelines, unsure of best practices, and unnerved to see states competing against each other for lifesaving resources such as test kits, personal protective equipment...
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  • Governor Raimondo, Dr. Alexander-Scott Provide Update on the State's Response to COVID-19

    5 days ago - By RI

    Governor Gina M. Raimondo and Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH, the Director of the Rhode Island Department of Health provided an update on Rhode Island's response to the coronavirus disease 2019 crisis.
    • Summer camps and youth programs: Today the Governor announced new...
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